2006-2009

At CMU’s CREATE Lab, Finches and Hummingbirds are made and tested in middle schools, high schools, community colleges, and after-school programs.

2010

Dr. Tom Lauwers completes his thesis and BirdBrain Technologies is born.

2011

The Finch Robot is officially launched.

2012

The Hummingbird Robotics Kit is officially launched.

2015

The second version of the Hummingbird Robotics Kit, Hummingbird Duo, is Kickstarted and shipped.

2016

The BirdBlox app allows for a tetherless option with the Hummingbird Robotics Kit.

2016

BirdBrain Technologies wins NSF grant to develop a new educational tool for elementary school math with CMU’s CREATE Lab.

2018

The third version of the Hummingbird Robotics Kit, Hummingbird Bit, is created and launched.

2020

The second version of the Finch Robot, Finch 2.0, is launched.